Thursday, April 18, 2024

Controlled burn to last two weeks in southern region of NHC

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – According to a county spokesperson, a controlled burn is taking place in the southern region of New Hanover.

The burn will be ongoing for two weeks in residential areas around the Whiskey Branch community, close to the Mohican Trail. The North Carolina Forestry permitted the company to enact controlled burns, and will monitor them and follow regulations appropriately.

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Shea Carver
Shea Carver
Shea Carver is the editor in chief at Port City Daily. A UNCW alumna, Shea worked in the print media business in Wilmington for 22 years before joining the PCD team in October 2020. She specializes in arts coverage — music, film, literature, theatre — the dining scene, and can often be tapped on where to go, what to do and who to see in Wilmington. When she isn’t hanging with her pup, Shadow Wolf, tending the garden or spinning vinyl, she’s attending concerts and live theater.

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